John R. Tilson
John Tilson is the head of Brown Gibbons Lang & Company's investment banking activities in the Consumer & Retail sector. Before joining Brown Gibbons Lang & Company, John was a Managing Director in the Investment Banking Group at Duff & Phelps LLC. Prior to that, he was a Managing Director in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Banc One Capital Markets in Chicago. In addition, he was a Managing Director in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at First Chicago Capital markets, founding the Detroit office for the firm in 1996. John began his investment banking career in 1990 with American National Bank & Trust Company, a subsidiary of First National Bank of Chicago.
B.S., University of Illinois
M.B.A., Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
Director, Gift of Adoption Fund Board
Member, Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)
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